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Protocol for the Femoroacetabular Impingement Trial (FAIT): a multi-centre randomised controlled trial comparing surgical and non-surgical management of femoroacetabular impingement

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Aims Femoroacetabular Junction Impingement (FAI) describes abnormalities in the shape of the femoral head–neck junction, or abnormalities in the orientation of the acetabulum. In the short term, FAI can give rise to pain and disability, and in the long-term it significantly increases the risk of developing osteoarthritis. The Femoroacetabular Impingement Trial (FAIT) aims to determine whether operative or non-operative intervention is more effective at improving symptoms a...

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10.1302/2046-3758.311.2000336

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery Publisher's website
Journal:
Bone and Joint Research Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
11
Pages:
321-327
Publication date:
2014-11-27
Acceptance date:
2014-09-03
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2046-3758
Source identifiers:
491769
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English
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2014-12-15

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